The Best Walks In The Blue Mountains On A Day Trip from Sydney To Blue Mountains, Australia

Sydney is known as a bustling, busy and large metropolis that can be overwhelming and expensive! However, many people don’t realise that just a 2 hour train journey outside of the city is the incredible and expansive Blue Mountains National park. This beautiful area is easily accessible and well developed for visitors no matter what

Discovering the Floating Village of Kampong Khleang and the Local Way of Life, Cambodia

After visiting Angkor and the amazing temples of Siem Reap you might be wondering what else there is to do in the small city. The temples might dominate most visitors agendas and indeed the majority of their time here, and rightly so, but if you want to escape the flashing lights of Pub Street and

The Common Scams in China and How To Avoid Them

Despite being well-seasoned travellers, China being our 45th country and having just completed 4 months in Eastern Europe we have yet to come across many scams. We are not the naïve first time traveller but at the same time we consider many of the regions we have been to as being well known for their

3 Peaks Challenge Tips: 3 Peaks Kit List & 3 Peaks Challenge Training

The National 3 Peaks Challenge is a rite of passage for many keen hikers and mountaineers in the UK and beyond. Tackling the highest mountains in Scotland, England and Wales in a mad dash 24 hrs is both mentally and physically challenging. It’s a dream to complete for many who have scaled some of Britain’s

A Complete Guide To Paragliding in Oludeniz Over The Most Incredible Beach In Turkey!

Back in 2006 I visited Oludeniz for the first time, this picturesque beach town on the south coast of Turkey was somewhere Shorty (Paul) had visited many times growing up and we were keen to check it out! Of course, being over 10 years ago and a family holiday it was VERY different to our

A Guide To Learning How To Surf In Australia: Including Location, Cost & Advice

Surfing, the archetypal Aussie pastime, something I tried way back in 2010 on a blistering Newquay beach in freezing waters and something I’ve dreamt of doing again in Australia. The first time on the waves I decided to just rent a board and give it a go, as a skateboarder I figured it wouldn’t be too

Here’s Our Complete Guide To A Lake Como from Milan Day Trip

After spending a few days exploring the effortlessly elegant city of Milan we were keen to get out of the crowded streets and into the surrounding countryside and searched for day trips to Lake Como from Milan. One of the places we had always dreamt of visiting was Lake Como and the pastel coloured towns

Our Guide To Backpacking in Australia & Tips For A Budget Trip Around Australia

How to travel Australia on a budget: It’s no secret that a trip around Australia is an expensive prospect for backpackers and is much more challenging than places like Eastern Europe or Southeast Asia where your money will go much further. Here despite being a backpacker magnet it’s a much harder prospect when your already

The Ultimate 3 Day Penang Itinerary: What To Do In Penang In 3 days. A Guide to this Beautiful & Historic Town in Malaysia.

Malaysia, as we’ve waxed lyrical before about, became one of our favourite countries in Southeast Asia. The amount of diversity within the culture, landscape, architecture and activities on offers across the two halves of the country are unrivalled. From the bustling capital of Kuala Lumpur to the rolling hillsides of the tea plantations of the

Here’s Our Complete Guide To A 2 day Berlin Itinerary. 48 Hours In The Incredible German Capital.

Berlin had been on our radars for as long as I can remember and despite having family in Germany, making several trips to Hamburg and loving the country, we hadn’t managed to get around to it. When we decided to make a trip home for Christmas from Australia we decided to split the trip there

2 days in Milan Itinerary: A Complete Guide To A weekend in Milan, Italy

Milan is somewhere that often gets overlooked when people plan a trip to Italy, it’s often described as boring and expensive and with so much else to see across the country it’s a shame it often goes unvisited. But with cheap flights available on budget airlines from the UK to Milan we chose it as

Backpacking in Melbourne, Victoria. Cheap & Free Things To Do in Melbourne

Want to know What to do in Melbourne for free? Well Australia is an expensive country to visit especially if you’ve just arrived from backpacking through Asia! But that shouldn’t put you off, there are plenty of cheap activities in Melbourne. Melbourne is constantly voted as one of the world’s most liveable cities and after

Gothenburg In Winter: A Guide To Visiting This Cool Swedish City & What To See In Gothenburg

After spending around 2 years travelling around Southeast Asia and Australia we found ourselves back in Europe to visit family over the Christmas period a few years back. It wasn’t just a reverse culture shock but it was also a shock to the system to acclimatise to not only winter in Europe but in famously

Gift The Traveller In Your Life The Ultimate Experience This Christmas!

With the festive season around the corner that inevitable questions comes, “What do we buy (insert name of awkward travel obsessed friend or relative here) for Christmas?” The problem is, after travelling the world and soaking in the idea that experiences are worth so much more than material possessions, well, it becomes very hard for